One of the first treatments our dentist may recommend after you have been diagnosed with periodontal disease is scaling and root planing. Scaling and root planing works to remove plaque and tartar from your teeth and root surfaces, thoroughly cleaning your mouth to aid in the healing process. Call our office today at 928-726-1700 to set up your appointment with Dr. Robert J Land, and to learn more about scaling and root planing in Yuma, Arizona.